American University of Barbados

If you are planning to Study MBBS in USA or MBBS in Abroad, you must not forget the magnificent American University of Barbados. Located on the scenic islands of Barbados, this university provides top class medical education to its students through great service and teaching atmosphere. Instead of MBBS in India, students are going to this university due to its high ranking and premium quality medical education.

MCI Approved: Yes

Establishment: 2011

Location: Barbados, Caribbean

Type of University: Private

Mode of Instruction: English

Duration of Course

The duration of MD in USA or study MBBS in USA at the American University of Barbados is 5.5 years with four years of clinical knowledge and one and a half year of pre medicals. The minimum qualification required by Indian students for MBBS in USA is a three years B.Sc degree. After graduation in India, the Indian student has to appear for MCAT (Medical College Admission Test). If he/she successfully clears it, he/she is eligible to apply for admission in USA.

Recognition of Degree

  • Medical Council of India (MCI)
  • World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Medical Council of Canada
  • Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
  • World Federation for Medical Education (WFME)

Hostel / Accommodation

On an average, the hostel fee sums up to around 500-550 USD per year. This includes food and lodging both. However, your overall expenses depend on the preferences you make. Also, if you take admission on time, chances of better hostels are even more. If you get late, all good hostels may get already acquired. Therefore, you have to stay in a hostel with double or triple sharing rooms.

More About Barbados City


In Barbados, the weather is generally sunny and warm. Also, there is a brief period of intense rain. The summer temperatures in Barbados hit average highs of 32oC whereas the winters temperatures 28oC. The dry season of the island starts in January and ends in June when generally the rainy season begins.